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Heavenly Scented Candles

Heavenly Scented Candles

I discovered something wonderful recently. I have long been a lover of essential oils… the right scent can really energize me. I picked up on these little bottles of oil in…

PITH + VIGOR 2016 Reader Survey and Giveaway

PITH + VIGOR 2016 Reader Survey and Giveaway

Dear Readers, I’d love to hear your thoughts as I plan future print and digital issues of PITH + VIGOR, books, stories, and new features for this website.   Would you…

Dad’s Day Plant Gift Ideas – From a Dad

Dad’s Day Plant Gift Ideas – From a Dad

My husband is not a gardener – but over the years I’ve learned that there are few things I can do entice a little interest. Mostly, they involve enormity. Huge fruits….

Another Grocery Store Bouquet Story.

Another Grocery Store Bouquet Story.

Am I the only blogger who hasn’t written a story about how to upgrade grocery store flowers into something more interesting?   I think I might be… but that delinquency ends right…

Ticks!

Ticks!

I’m easily two months late in announcing it is tick season, but I thought I’d mention it as I have a few things to share from my own most recent tick drama….

Celebrating with Macerated Strawberries and Rosehip Vinegar Meringues

Celebrating with Macerated Strawberries and Rosehip Vinegar Meringues

Are you cooking anything this weekend? I am considering treating myself by using the first strawberries of the season in a special way. I got the idea from the ladies at…

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Hello, I’m Rochelle Greayer. I’m a garden designer and writer. In 2001 I started a landscape design studio in my tiny flat in Notting Hill while studying Garden Design at the English Gardening School in… Continue Reading…

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